On May 25, NBC will finally air the final episode of It’s us Season 5. Many fans are hoping that the grand finale will add another piece to the Pearson family puzzle. But according to Chrissy Metz, who plays Kate Pearson, the It’s us the finale is much more than that. Here’s what the actor said about the new episode.
What is the ‘This Is Us’ Season 5 finale about?
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According to NBC, It’s us Season 5 Episode 16, “The Adirondacks,” will follow the Pearsons as they gather for the wedding of Kevin (Justin Hartley) and Madison (Caitlin Thompson). The family drama has been preparing for the big party for a few weeks. Now, viewers will be able to watch the storylines unfold on Tuesday, May 25 at 10 p.m. ET.
Meanwhile, It’s us Executive producer Isaac Aptaker teased what’s to come in the Season 5 finale. Speaking with Entertainment Weekly, Aptaker hinted that Kevin and Madison’s wedding planner might do “some logistical stuff” ahead of the ceremony. The EP also confirmed the It’s us finale will revisit the wedding day of Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) and Rebecca (Mandy Moore). But ultimately, it looks like fans should be excited to watch the episode’s final five minutes.
“It’s really satisfying and curvy,” Aptaker said. “We give big answers and then we ask whole new questions, and I think that really strikes the perfect balance between the two.”
Chrissy Metz teases ‘This Is Us’ Season 5 finale on May 25
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Whatever happens in the It’s us Season 5 finale, it looks like fans are sure to be in for a treat. On May 24, Metz passed through Today and teased what will happen when Episode 16 airs on NBC.
“It will be an incredible final, unlike anything anyone has seen before,” Metz said.
the It’s us The star also shared how she really felt about the Season 5 finale, especially since the series was ending soon.
“Every time we do a season finale it’s always a bit emotional,” Metz said. “Of course, heading into our final season, it was a little more emotional than I expected. Luckily we had a really fun day. So it was not so moving for me.
Season 6 of ‘This Is Us’ will be the final season
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For the moment, It’s us Fans will have to watch the Pearsons endure the surprise the writers anticipated in the Season 5 finale. But whatever happens, it looks like all the big questions will be answered. It’s us Season 6. Recently, NBC confirmed that the new season will be the last.
Having said that, it seems there is a silver lining. As you may know, creator Dan Fogelman always planned for the Pearsons story to end in Season 6. So It’s us will end as originally intended.
“It’s going to be really sad to see him go,” Metz said on Today. “But as they say, we want to go out with a bang and not with a thud.”
the It’s us The Season 5 finale airs on Tuesday, May 25, 2021.